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  • September 25, 2014OCE helps bring new life to a small northern Ontario town
    On Sept. 10, Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) joined in celebrating the grand opening of the province’s Ontario Power Generation - Atikokan Generating Station, the largest capacity completely biomass fuelled facility in North America.
  • September 25, 2014To boldly grow where no one has grown before
    What began as research and technology developments for growing fresh produce to support humans in long-term space missions is now being considered for use in the harsh conditions of northern Canada and the deserts of Kuwait.

OCE In The News

  • October 17, 2014 – Watertown Daily TimesMassena Memorial first hospital to use device developed by son of local doctor
    Massena Memorial Hospital made history this week when it became the first hospital in the United States to use a new piece of OCE-supported technology for a hip replacement surgery.
  • October 10, 2014 – Erie MediaCollege helps local businesses with websites
    An Ontario Centres of Excellence grant worth $40,000 will allow Niagara College to help up to 16 companies with their websites, to help them increase their online presence.
    The 2014 funding comes after a successful pilot phase carried out by the college’s research and innovation division in 2013.